TLSS - Teaching and Learning Support Service

Vanier Hall - Room 1020

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Located on the ground floor of Vanier Hall, room VNR1020 is a walk-in lab allowing faculty members to have access to computers and familiarize themselves with useful electronic resources that can be used in teaching, such as Blackboard Learn, the learning management system available at the University of Ottawa.

16 workstations, equipped with computers with 23-inch screens, are available to professors and teaching assistants for free.Blackboard Learn specialists are on site for a quick consultation if necessary. Please note that this laboratory is sometimes unavailable, as training sessions on Blackboard Learn or other technological tools take place in that room. 

People with disabilities can enter, exit and use this room easily. However, the ground floor of Vanier Hall can be accessed via the main entrance of the Social Sciences Building located at 120, University. Accessible washrooms are located just a few metres from the lab.


Upcoming events at this location

Discover our new Lecture Capture Tool!
Available only in some classrooms.
Thursday, 22 November 2018 - 13:00 to 14:30
Discover our new Lecture Capture Tool!
Available only in some classrooms.
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 - 13:00 to 14:30

The Virtual Campus allows you to create learning activities and use assessment tools that can be used to track students’ progress in your courses. Assess the understanding of assigned readings, continue learning that began in class, provide a discussion space to consolidate concepts, create peer validation activities, all those are just a few examples that will be provided during this workshop. In addition, we will explore the potential of the tool “Class Progress” and the basic functions of the "Grades Centre”. Discover simple strategies that have a direct impact on the quality of student experience.

This training is also offered in French
Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 9:00 to 12:00

Thursday, 29 November 2018 - 09:00 to 12:00